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Ambiances Magnétiques

Name
Ambiances Magnetiques
URL
http://www.ambiancesmagnetiques.com
Email
info@actuellecd.com
Phone
+1/514 526-6849
Address
4580, avenue de Lorimier Montréal (Québec) H2H 2B5, Canada
Profile
Label for new ensemble music, "marching band" & new rock, improvised music, electronic & noise, new song & poetry or new jazz., founded 1983 by René Lussier, Jean Derome, Robert Marcel Lepage and André Duchesne in Montreal.
Releases on file (6)
Various Artists — Ambiances Magnétiques Volume 2: Hourra pour la Bastringue Various Artists — Ambiances Magnétiques Volume 2: Hourra pour la Bastringue
(Ambiances Magnétiques AM045CD, 1997, CD)
Fred Frith Guitar Quartet — Ayaya Moses Fred Frith Guitar Quartet — Ayaya Moses
(Ambiances Magnétiques AM 051, 1997, CD)
Fred Frith Guitar Quartet — Upbeat Fred Frith Guitar Quartet — Upbeat
(Ambiances Magnétiques AM 063, 1998, CD)
Papa Boa — Tête à Queue Papa Boa — Tête à Queue
(Ambiances Magnétiques AM 068 CD, 1999, CD)
Bernard Falaise — Do Bernard Falaise — Do
(Ambiances Magnétiques AM 086, 2000, CD)
Bernard Falaise — Clic Bernard Falaise — Clic
(Ambiances Magnétiques AM 174, 2007, CD)

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2019-06-05
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2019-04-24
Help MoonJune Bring Great Music to Life – Like many music lovers around the world, we’ve been thrilled and amazed to hear the recordings that have been released by MoonJune from sessions at La Casa Murada in Spain. Such label stalwarts as Mark Wingfield, Markus Reuter, Asaf Sirkis, Tony Levin, Dusan Jevtovic, Vasil Hadzimanov, and many more have gathered in various combinations at the studio to produce some of the most creative music in recent years. Now, label head Leonardo Pavkovic is offering a compilation, La Casa Murada - MoonJune Sessions, Volume One, as a fundraiser for upcoming sessions. » Read more

2019-04-10
The Pineapple Thief to Tour North America – November and December of 2019 will see The Pineapple Thief bringing their music to Canada, Mexico, and the US, and famed drummer Gavin Harrison will be on board. The band has been touring extensively in Europe, but North America will be new territory for them. » Read more

2019-03-25
Scott Walker RIP – Noel Scott Engel, better known as Scott Walker, was one of the most intriguing and enigmatic musical figures in the second half of the 20th Century. His strange career started with The Walker Brothers, an American pop group that featured no one named Walker and no brothers. After moving to England in 1965, they had a series of hit singles. Scott's solo work started with Scott in 1967. Starting in the 80s, his work took an increasingly avant-garde turn. » Read more

2019-03-20
Freedom to Spend Unearths June Chikuma's Archives – Jun (June) Chikuma is well known for her video game and anime soundtracks, but she also released an album of experimental electronic music back in 1986 called Divertimento where she indulged the kind of spontaneity that wouldn't work in a soundtrack. RVNG Int'l label Freedom to Spend is bringing this overlooked item to broader attention with a deluxe reissue. » Read more


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